Around the island art trail...

30 July 2019, Arts, events and places, Would you like to leave a comment?


During the last two weekends in September, I’ll be opening my workshop to the public, along with five more artists and makers. There’ll be ceramics, paintings, woodwork and sculpture - more details will be coming soon!

We are all based around a natural peninsula, which is locally referred to as ‘the island’. This is an internationally important landscape of salt marsh and raised bog areas, which make it a unique paradise for wildlife. With views across the Solway to Scotland and the Lake District hills further south, you will certainly enjoy your visit!

I’ll be posting some images of our work next month, but here’s a map of ‘the island’…

Jonathan Leech

Written by Jonathan Leech

Jonathan Leech is a woodturner working and living in Cumbria. He specialises in making bowls, dishes and platters from local sustainably sourced timber. Read more or about Jonathan or see a selection of his work.

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